When it comes down to literature...

© Katarina Mansson

When it comes down to literature...

Nikki McDonald level-classic July 15, 2012

Great shot and an extremely clever edit. The selective color on the books and the apt title work perfectly together here, Katta, and the black and white tonal range is excellent. #1474943

Leslie McLain level-deluxe July 15, 2012

Fantastic capture and design elements, Katarina. #10230164

Chris Budny level-deluxe July 15, 2012

Fantastic! Great pop on the stairs and railings; I wish I could find as many varied spiral stairs here as you find there!! #10230198

Dayna Cain level-classic July 15, 2012

I am in AWE! #10230217

David Phalen July 15, 2012

The POV, tones, clarity and SC all combine for an outstanding Theme entry!! HTD!! #10230227

Jane Holestine July 15, 2012

WOW!! You have captured this spiral staircase with creativity and precision! Love your presentation. #10230232

Tarun Bose July 15, 2012

Outstanding! A sure winner for me. Great work Katarina. #10230260

Terry A. Stoa level-classic July 15, 2012

Very nice, Katta. I sure like how the spiral stairs encase the colorful books at ground level. Great find and capture! #10230289

Daniella Puente July 15, 2012

FANTASTIC! Not just the curves and POV but also the selective color choice :) #10230333

Joy Rector July 15, 2012

love this shot #10230360

Bob Cournoyer level-classic July 15, 2012

Great comp as usual.. :-)

Happy Theme Day #10230428

Amanda D. Austwick level-classic July 15, 2012

Love the bright colors, contrasting the beautiful curved B&W stairs! #10230927

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic July 16, 2012

A trademark Katta image, Katta. HTD!

UB. #10231453

Richard B. Hallick level-classic July 16, 2012

Outstanding. Love the use of selective color. Well done. #10231847

Carol Quina level-classic July 16, 2012

A great shot & wonderful theme entry! #10232453

Rudi Reiner level-classic July 28, 2012

Love the tones and POV, nice work! #10247770

Naomi Weiser September 15, 2012

wow, great shot, and the selective editing really makes it wonderful, htd! #10324036

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic September 15, 2012

Good to see this again, Katta. I agree with Nikki 100 %.

UB. #10324039

Mitch Spence level-classic September 15, 2012

Excellent use of sc here, Katta. It takes our attention right down the railing. #10324078

Bob Cournoyer level-classic September 15, 2012

Still a good one... :-) #10324172

Julianne Bradford September 15, 2012

Great title and theme entry Katta! HTD! #10324282

Chris Budny level-deluxe September 16, 2012

We're on the same track for the theme today; glad to see this one again! HTD! #10325115

Nikki McDonald level-classic September 16, 2012

Perfect curvature entry, Katta. #10325282

Renee Doyle level-classic October 29, 2012

Wonderfully captured and processed Katarina! Congratulations! #10389245

Carol L. Fowler October 29, 2012

Beautiful FInalist! Congrats #10391463

Michele Peterson level-classic October 29, 2012

This is such a fun image, I love the creativity with the sc! Congratulations on another finalist! #10391485

Nancyj E. Hovey level-classic October 29, 2012

on your very deserving FINALIST! 8o) #10391635

Nikki McDonald level-classic October 29, 2012

Just when I think you have run out of wonderful stairway shots you come up with another, Katta :) Congratulations on the finalist and good luck in the next round. #10392380

Errick L. Cameron level-deluxe October 29, 2012

Terrific! Congratuations on this superb fianlist! #10392651

Leslie McLain level-deluxe October 29, 2012

Congrats on an amazing finalist, Katarina. #10393143

Michele Peterson level-classic October 30, 2012

Yeah, Katta! Congratulations on the 2nd place win!!! #10394766

Stefania Barbier level-addict October 30, 2012

gorgeous winner, congratulations!!! #10394834

Phyllis H. Burchett October 30, 2012

BIG congrats on this terrific winner!!! #10395438

Chuck Bruton level-deluxe October 30, 2012

Congratulations 101 member ! #10395452

Julianne Bradford October 30, 2012

Gorgeous winner! Congratulations Katta! #10395486

Chris Budny level-deluxe October 30, 2012

Signature Katta; congratulations on your excellent win! #10395504

Renee Doyle level-classic October 30, 2012

I agree with Chris :-)
Congratulations on this outstanding winner Katarina!! #10395592

Carol L. Fowler October 30, 2012

Congrats on this wonderful Winner! #10395600

Linda D. Lester level-deluxe October 30, 2012

You have one steady hand....awesome!
Congratulations! #10395731

Sharon Sawyer October 30, 2012

Katarina, HUGE congratulations on your outstanding & well deserved Second Place Winner!!! #10395774

Patti Coblentz October 30, 2012

Classic Katta...so interesting, artistic, and perfectly executed. Congratulations on this outstanding winner! #10395931

Laurence Saliba level-classic October 30, 2012

CONGRATS Katarina!!! #10396423

Nadia Paul October 30, 2012

Congrats on this beautiful winner Katarina! #10396452

Christine Czernin level-classic October 31, 2012

Congratulations on your win, Katta. Another of your great staircases. #10397361

JudyAnn Rector level-deluxe October 31, 2012

Outstanding image, Katarina... love the selective color and the title is perfect! CONGRATULATIONS! #10397965

David Phalen October 31, 2012

BIG Congrats on a fabulous Winner!! #10398089

Robert K. Bemus level-classic October 31, 2012

Congratulations on your Win, Katarina!! #10398347

Cheryl Schneider November 01, 2012

Wonderful image and creative processing. Congratulations, Katarina! #10398639

Usman M. Bajwa level-classic November 02, 2012

Loved it the first time I saw this, love this with the Gold badge too. CONGRATZ!!

UB. #10400408

JO ANN CLEVELAND November 06, 2012

Big congratulations on your awesome 2nd Place Gold Winner Ka5tarina...perfection! I really love the great clarity and perspective!

jo ann c. #10406897

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2nd Place EoD September 2012.

For the PG101 Curvature Theme.
Picture was taken at the Frankfurter Kunstverein in Germany.
Canon 10-22 mm lens, handheld. Raw conversion in DPP and postprocessing in CS3.

Exif: F Number: 8, Exposure Bias Value: -1.00, ExposureTime: 1/60 seconds, Flash: did not fire, compulsory flash mode, ISO: 400, White balance: Auto white balance, FocalLength: 15.00 mm, Model: Canon EOS 7D

Uploaded on July 15, 2012

BetterPhoto.com Photo Contest SECOND PLACE Winner

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